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Oxford Big Ideas History 9 : Workbook - Australian Curriculum - Maggy Saldais

Oxford Big Ideas History 9

Workbook - Australian Curriculum


Published: 18th January 2012
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The Oxford Big Ideas History series is supported by workbooks at Years 7-10. The workbooks for each year level provide extra practice of key skills and encourage an inquiry-based approach to learning - perfect for in-class work or homework. An interactive digital workbook is also included. Alternatively, it can be purchased as a stand-alone digital workbook.

About the Author

Kate McArthur has taught History and English in Victorian schools for the last 12 years, and has written or contributed to a number of texts relating to History and Literacy. She has also worked as a Literacy Coach for the Victorian Department of Education and Training for 3 years, and is currently an Assistant Principal at Hume Central Secondary College.

1.0 The making of the modern world: an overview
Activity 1.1 Factors that led to the Industrial Revolution
Activity 1.2 Extent of European imperial expansion
Activity 1.3 Analysing the motives behind European imperial expansion

Depth studies

Making a better world
2.0 The Industrial Revolution (1750–1914)
Activity 2.1 Population growth in Britain during the Industrial Revolution
Activity 2.2 Working conditions for children during the Industrial Revolution
Activity 2.3 How did the Industrial Revolution affect living conditions in towns?

3.0 Movement of peoples (1750–1901)
Activity 3.1 The triangle of slavery
Activity 3.2 The middle passage
Activity 3.3 Convict transportation to Australia

Australia and Asia
4.0 Making a nation
Activity 4.1 Impacts of European colonisation of Australia on the Indigenous population
Activity 4.2 Key ideas leading to Australian federation
Activity 4.3 Australia’s views on immigrants 1901–1914

\World War I
5.0 World War I (1914–1918)
Activity 5.1 The causes of World War I
Activity 5.2 Enlistment, recruitment and conscription
Activity 5.3 Places where Australians fought
Activity 5.4 Trench warfare

ISBN: 9780195575781
ISBN-10: 0195575784
Series: Oxford Big Ideas History
Audience: Primary / High School
For Grades: 9
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Published: 18th January 2012
Publisher: Oxford University Press Australia
Country of Publication: AU
Weight (kg): 0.22